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Some Patho Final Terms

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hypophys
pituitary gland
oophor
ovary
orch
testies
parathyroid
pancrease
acromegaly
enlargement of extremities caused by hypersecrection from the anterior portion of the pituitary gland after puberty
Cushings Syndrome
group of clinical features produces by EXCESS SECRETION of CORTISOL from the ADRENAL CORTEX - signs include OBESITY, moonlike faces, hyperglycemia, and osteoporosis
ACL
Anterior Crucial Ligament
ANA
AntiNuclear Antiobody
Syncope
Sudden faint and loss of unconsciousness due to lack of blow flow to the brain